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Anne Heche’s final movie Girl in Room 13 still set for release after star’s death
Anne Heche’s final movie, Girl In Room 13, is still set to be released in September, weeks after her death. The actress, best known for starring in movies such as Six Days and Seven Nights and Donnie Brasco, was declared brain dead on Friday August 12 after she suffered fatal injuries in a horrific car crash on August 5. The network behind her final on-screen appearance, Lifetime, has since confirmed that it will continue to launch the movie in September as originally planned.  Director, Elisabeth Rohm praised Heche’s final performance as ‘phenomenal’ as she tackles the gritty role of a mother who’s daughter is abducted into human sex trafficking. Elisabeth began: ‘We’re all so dedicated to the cause, stopping violence against women… all of us, especially Larissa [Dias] who played this victim, are committed to that cause.’ The director added that the cast had spoken about the importance of standing up against abuse, before praising Heche for her dedication to the role, as she remained in a coma.   ‘Although [Heche] is deeply missed, right now, I will say the film is finished and she did a phenomenal performance — a tour de force much like Larissa,’ she continued. After Heche’s death, Elisabeth shared a tribute to the star and commended her for how ‘committed’ she was throughout her life to protect women and be ‘a voice against abuse.’ She told People: ‘Every single morning, [Heche] would come to set and she said, “We will not stand for abuse!” And she would pump her fist and have this just beautiful, bright smile. ‘She was so committed to making an incredibly deep, profound, important performance.’Elisabeth also reflected on Heche’s personal life as she shared: ‘Anne was very open about the abuse she sustained in her
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Anne Heche to be laid to rest “among her peers” at Hollywood Forever Cemetery
a serious car crash in which she sustained a severe anoxic brain injury.“My brother Atlas and I want to thank Tyler, Noelle and all the amazing people at Hollywood Forever for their kindness, compassion and generosity of spirit,” the brothers said in a statement.“We are convinced our Mom would love the site we have chosen for her; it’s beautiful, serene and she will be among her Hollywood peers.“Most importantly, Hollywood Forever is a living place, where people attend movies and concerts and other events.They added: “She was our Mom, but the kindness and the outpouring of the past few days reminded us that she also belongs to her fans, to the entertainment community, and now, to the ages.”The Hollywood Forever Cemetery is the final resting place of numerous stars, including Judy Garland, Burt Reynolds, Mickey Rooney, Anton Yelchin and Johnny and Dee Dee Ramone.Heche’s cause of death was later revealed to be a result of smoke inhalation and thermal injuries, according to the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner.The American actress first rose to fame for portraying twins Vicky Hudson and Marley Love on the soap opera Another World, for which she won a Daytime Emmy Award and two Soap Opera Digest Awards.She then grew to greater prominence in the ’90s, starring in movies such as Donnie Brasco (1997), the disaster film Volcano (1997), the slasher film I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997) and Harrison Ford thriller Six Days Seven Nights (1998).With her final pieces of work still to be released, Heche will next be seen in the new HBO series The Idol from The Weeknd, which also stars Troye Sivan, Lily-Rose Depp, Debby Ryan and Jennie Kim.
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Ellen DeGeneres and James Tupper lead tributes to Anne Heche following her death aged 53
Anne Heche following her death aged 53.On Friday, it was confirmed that the actress had died after suffering serious injuries when a car she was in crashed into a house in Los Angeles on August 5, before it went up in flames.Her representatives confirmed to TMZ that she had been declared brain dead, although her heart had been kept beating so that her organs could be donated.Individuals including her ex-partners Ellen DeGeneres, James Tupper and Coley Laffoon have paid tribute to the late Six Days And Seven Nights and Donnie Brasco, who was described as having a ‘tremendous energy and welcoming presence’.DeGeneres, who she was in a relationship with from 1997 to 2000, wrote: ‘This is a sad day. I’m sending Anne’s children, family and friends all of my love.’In a video posted on Instagram, Laffoon – who Heche was married to from 2001 to 2009 – said: ‘I loved her and I miss her and I’m always going to.’Laffoon, who met Heche when he was working as a cameraman, assured everyone that the son he shared with his ex-wife, Homer, ‘is ok’, adding: ‘He’s grieving, of course, and it’s rough. It’s really rough, as probably anybody can imagine, but he’s surrounded by family, and he’s strong, and he’s going to be ok.’He thanked everyone who has checked in, expressing his hope that Heche is ‘free from pain, and enjoying or experiencing whatever’s next in her journey.’‘She came in hot and she had a lot to say.
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Anne Heche ‘not expected to survive’ crash after suffering brain injury, family says
Anne Heche is ‘not expected to survive’ the horror crash that left her in a coma, her family has said.The American actress was rushed to hospital after a car sped through residential streets and smashed into a two-storey home in the Mar Vista area of Los Angeles, California on Friday last, before bursting into flames. The 53-year-old, who drives a blue Mini Cooper, was removed from the scene on a stretcher and rushed to hospital, where she slipped into a coma in a critical condition.A spokesperson told the PA news agency she had suffered ‘a significant pulmonary injury requiring mechanical ventilation and burns that require surgical intervention.’ Now a statement from her representative, on behalf of her family, says the actress is ‘not expected to survive.’They told People that Heche ‘suffered a severe anoxic brain injury and remains in a coma, in critical condition.‘It has long been her choice to donate her organs and she’s being kept on life support to determine if any are viable,’ they added.They went on to thank everyone for ‘their kind wishes and prayers for Anne’s recovery,’ and expressed their gratitude to the medical staff who have cared for her in hospital.Paying tribute to the actor, the spokesperson said: ‘Anne had a huge heart and touched everyone she met with her generous spirit.‘More than her extraordinary talent, she saw spreading kindness and joy as her life’s work — especially moving the needle for acceptance of who you love.
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Anne Heche in stable condition in hospital after fiery car crash as loved ones ask for ‘prayers’
involved in a car crash in Los Angeles, and family and friends of the actress are asking for prayers.The American actress, known for roles in soap opera Another World and the films Donnie Brasco and Volcano, was injured in a crash when a vehicle burst into flames upon hitting a house.According to reports from NBCLA, a blue Mini Cooper had been speeding along a residential street before driving 30ft into a two-storey home in Mar Vista.The 53-year-old Emmy Award-winning actress was taken to hospital by ambulance after being removed from the scene on a stretcher.Speaking after the collision, a representative for Heche confirmed that she is ‘currently in a stable condition’.The rep added, to People: ‘Her family and friends ask for your thoughts and prayers and to respect her privacy during this difficult time.’To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 videoIt has been confirmed that Heche is intubated, which is when a person has a tube fitted through their nose or mouth, and that she has also suffered burns from the incident.Footage obtained by TMZ appeared to show the same blue Mini Cooper crashing into garages of an apartment complex shortly before the second crash, with residents ordering the driver out of the vehicle.It is then seen reversing before speeding off away from the garages.It was reported that the crash caused a large fire inside the property, and it took 59 firefighters more than an hour to ‘access, confine and fully extinguish the stubborn flames within the heavily damaged structure.’One woman was found inside the car and taken to hospital, the LA Fire Department confirmed, and the homeowner was unharmed.The property, however, is now
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